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2 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Environmentalists decry regulator approval for CNRL operations near leaks

Allowing an oilsands company to resume operations in an area where it is still trying to fix persistent bitumen leaks is undermining the credibility of Alberta's energy regulator, say environmental groups.


Related Topix: Canadian Natural Resources, Oil & Gas, Canada,

6 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

Duke Energy: Moving coal ash away from NC rivers and lakes would cost up to $10 billion

Duke Energy told North Carolina lawmakers Tuesday that removing all of the company's coal ash away from the state's rivers and lakes would take decades and cost up to $10 billion, with its electricity customers likely footing nearly all the bill.


Related Topix: Duke Energy, North Carolina

7 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

Acco to add 162-job call center in Booneville

The company announced the $1.6 million investment Tuesday. The state of Mississippi will give Acco $150,000 to modify a building and the Tennessee Valley Authority will also assist.


Related Topix: Booneville, MS, Tennessee Valley Authority

12 hrs ago | Maple Ridge News

Inconvenient truths for Earth Day

That was the day when, in the heat of the election campaign, NDP leader Adrian Dix announced in Kamloops that he doesn't support the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline to its Burnaby terminal, because Vancouver shouldn't become a "major oil port."


Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Travel, Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation, Opinion

16 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

On fracking, cana t California get half a loaf? Thomas Elias

When a city like Carson, home to one large oil refinery and next-door neighbor to another, hard by the junction of two major freeways and site of both a Cal State campus and a Major League Soccer stadium, slaps a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing because of environmental questions, you know fracking of California's vast oil and gas reserves is no ... (more)


Related Topix: California, Occidental Petroleum, Oil & Gas, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Opinion

20 hrs ago | Washington Times

Jackson Co. approves $5M loan for Pascagoula port

The Jackson County Board of Supervisors came out of executive session with the Port of Pascagoula and approved a loan, not to exceed $5 million, to improve a wharf on Bayou Casotte.


Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Jackson County, MS, Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Weyburn This Week

Saskatchewan government 'deeply concerned' over delay in Keystone decision

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the latest delay in a decision on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline is a major blow to Canada's energy industry.


Related Topix: Canada, Oil & Gas, TransCanada, Natural Gas

WCAX-TV Burlington

NYC jury hears tape defending 9/11 terror attacks

A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has also sued a former TV programming executive and two other industry figures.


Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Education Etc., Terrorism, Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion

CBS Local

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban neighborhood in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion, Criminal Defense Law, Law, San Francisco, CA

Canadian Business Magazine

Pacific Gas & Electric pleads not guilty to 12 criminal counts in fatal California pipe blast

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has pleaded not guilty to federal safety violation charges stemming from a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion, San Francisco, CA

WLUC-TV Negaunee

Supreme Court rejects Exxon Mobil appeal of $105 million verdict

The Supreme Court has declined to disturb a $105 million verdict against Exxon Mobil for contaminating New York City's groundwater.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals

ABC News

Halliburton Posts $622M in 1st-Qtr Net Income

Halliburton sells services to companies that drill for oil and natural gas, including helping them with hydraulic fracturing, a method of breaking up underground shale rock formations to release trapped gas.


Related Topix: Halliburton, Oil & Gas, Oil Spill

Halliburton posts $622M in 1st-qtr net income

In this April 15, 2009, file photo, the Halliburton sign adorns the side of a machine being used by the company at a site for natural-gas producer Williams in Rulison, Colo.


Related Topix: Halliburton, Oil & Gas, Oil Spill

Nanaimo Daily News

Alaska Legislature passes bill to advance major liquefied natural gas project

The House voted 36-4 on the measure Sunday. The Senate later voted 16-4 to agree to the House changes.


Related Topix: Sean Parnell, US Governors, Oil & Gas, TransCanada, Natural Gas

The Washington Post

Speculators' Natural Gas Wagers Rewarded With Late Rally: Energy

Speculators' decision to raise bullish bets on U.S. natural gas was rewarded with a rally to the highest price since February.


Related Topix: US Energy Systems, 9, Weather, Science / Technology

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Seeking Alpha

SandRidge Energy: March Well Results Show Improvement

The average test rate for the Q1 Well Sample in Oklahoma has improved and is now in-line with Q4 2013.


Related Topix: SandRidge Energy, Alfalfa County, OK

Seeking Alpha

Goodrich Petroleum: Cracking The Code Of Tuscaloosa Marine Shale

Two successful lower TMS wells in a row validate the management's assertion that the modified well design is effective.


Related Topix: Goodrich Petroleum, Oil & Gas

Washington Examiner

Pascagoula LNG terminal working on export permits

A Pascagoula shipping terminal opened in 2011 to import liquefied natural gas now is working to become an export terminal.


Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Department of Energy, Kinder Morgan, Oil & Gas


Stocks to Watch: Netflix, Halliburton, Hasbro are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Monday's session are Netflix Inc., Halliburton Co., Hasbro Inc. and LinkedIn Corp. is projected to report first-quarter earnings of 81 cents a share, according to a consensus survey from FactSet.


Related Topix: Toys, Hasbro, Backflip Studios, Financial Markets, Halliburton, Oil & Gas

The Daily Breeze

Gas prices soar above $4, respite not due until September

Southland gas prices have risen dramatically over the past week, and one industry expert figures they'll remain above $4 a gallon until September.


Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA, Rolling Hills, CA, Redondo Beach, CA, Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas, El Segundo, CA, Torrance, CA


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